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by satoshian06
Wed Mar 18, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: COVID-19 updates in Brunei – March 17
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COVID-19 updates in Brunei – March 17

17/3/2020 -5.12pm Ministry of Health announced 2 new COVID-19 cases in Brunei today, bringing the national toll to 56. Case 55 is a second generation case of the first cluster while Case 56 attended a Tabligh gathering in Brunei. 2 patients are in critical condition and one requires intensive care, ...
by satoshian06
Thu Mar 12, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: BND5.86 billion budget proposed for 2020-2021 financial year
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BND5.86 billion budget proposed for 2020-2021 financial year

The proposed budget for Financial Year 2020/2021 is BND5.86 billion. The estimated government revenue for the Financial Year 2020/2021 is projected to be BND4.05 billion, in which revenues from the Oil and Gas Sector are estimated at BND2.91 billion, while the Non-Oil and Gas Sector is estimated at ...
by satoshian06
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: Stop spreading rumours, panic buying: Minister
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Stop spreading rumours, panic buying: Minister

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar urged the public not to spread rumours and fake news and requested to refrain from panic buying. The minister said, “Spreading rumours will not help us at all. It is more helpful to pray for the recovery of the patients rather tha...
by satoshian06
Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: Brunei reports first COVID-19 case
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Views: 117

Brunei reports first COVID-19 case

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei has confirmed its first COVID-19 case after a 53-year-old Bruneian man tested positive for the coronavirus in initial laboratory tests on Monday. In a press statement, the Ministry of Health said the coronavirus-infected patient returned to Brunei from Kuala Lumpur with ...
by satoshian06
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: COVID-19 affects Brunei’s tourism revenue, says ADB
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COVID-19 affects Brunei’s tourism revenue, says ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) estimates that the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak could cause a decline in tourism revenue for Brunei Darussalam by as much as -0.086 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) in the best case scenario (-USD11.7 million), -0.113 per cent in the moderate case (-USD15....
by satoshian06
Sat Mar 07, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: Brunei bans entry of visitors from Iran, Italy over COVID-19 fears
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Brunei bans entry of visitors from Iran, Italy over COVID-19 fears

https://thescoop.co/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/000_1P94I2-1-1280x768.jpg BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei has blocked the entry of foreign visitors from Iran and Italy as both countries have seen a recent surge in number of COVID-19 cases. In a statement issued on Thursday, the Ministry of Health said ...
by satoshian06
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: Decision today on prosecution’s applications in judiciary couple case
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Decision today on prosecution’s applications in judiciary couple case

Ramzidah binti Pehin Datu Kesuma Diraja Colonel (Rtd) Haji Abdul Rahman and Haji Nabil Daraina bin Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin appeared before Justice Gareth John Lugar-Mawson in the High Court as the prosecution made its applications yesterday. In January 2...
by satoshian06
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: New snail species discovered in Temburong and named after Greta Thunberg
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New snail species discovered in Temburong and named after Greta Thunberg

Seventeen-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg garnered worldwide fame and a Nobel Prize nomination for her fight against the effects of climate change. That fight also earned Greta something else – a namesake for a newly identified species of micro snail species found in the Temburong District....
by satoshian06
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: Singapore Airline and SilkAir temporary cancel flight to Brunei due to the outbreak of Covid-19
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Singapore Airline and SilkAir temporary cancel flight to Brunei due to the outbreak of Covid-19

Singapore Airlines and SilkAir yesterday announced further temporary cancellations of flights across their network, including flight from Singapore to Brunei and vice-versa, amid weak global travel demand as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. According to the Singapore flag carrier in a statement on...
by satoshian06
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Brunei Darussalam - Your Voice!
Topic: HM surprise visit UBD yesterday and urges firm grip on religious, cultural values
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HM surprise visit UBD yesterday and urges firm grip on religious, cultural values

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has called on students to maintain a firm grip on their religious and cultural values, and not to be overly influence...